Reference numberHINCH 8/158
TitleLetter; W.H. Desborough, Huntingdon, to 7th Earl of Sandwich.
DescriptionGiving an account of the nomination meeting. James Rust was duly elected: he then declared himself a supporter of Lord Derby's party, but also announced that he would support Lord Palmerston in the prosecution of "this just war". Details the questions put to Rust by various of the Radicals and his answers to them.
Date23rd October [1855]
CreatorNameMontagu family, Earls of Sandwich of Hinchingbrooke
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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